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Demographics

People

Total Population1,280
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.3%
Senior Citizens35.6%
Employed Population 16+375
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married46.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.1%
Median Earnings25+$18,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,591
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,771

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,708
% Above Poverty Level65.5%
% Below Poverty Level34.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work12.5%
% Using Public Transportation3.2%

Housing

People Living Alone42.1%
Median Gross Rent$677
Median House Value$126,600

Ancestry

German32.3%
Irish17.7%
English13%
Italian12.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.9%
Norwegian4.3%
French Except Basque3.8%
Scottish3.6%
Dutch2.7%
Swedish2.3%
Polish1.1%
Romanian0.9%
Canadian0.9%
Austrian0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Czech0.2%
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Eureka Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lincoln County
Standard Zip Codes59917
Phone Area Codes406
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude48.82
Approximate Longitude-114.93

Eureka Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationEUREKA RANGER STN
Distance1.5 miles
Jan Temp15 to 30 F
Apr Temp33 to 60 F
Jul Temp50 to 84 F
Oct Temp33 to 58 F
Annual Precip14.8 inches
StationFORTINE 1 N
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp31 to 58 F
Jul Temp47 to 82 F
Oct Temp30 to 56 F
Annual Precip15.7 inches
StationTROY 18 N
Distance39.5 miles
Jan Temp17 to 31 F
Apr Temp30 to 58 F
Jul Temp47 to 82 F
Oct Temp32 to 57 F
Annual Precip35.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Rexford83$32,250

Eureka Public Schools

Eureka Elementary School
235 7th St. E.
ZIP: 59917
(406) 297-5500
Primary
Total Enrollment 223
Eureka Middle School 5-8
335 6th St E
ZIP: 59917
(406) 297-5600
Middle
Total Enrollment 190
Lincoln Co High School
312 9th St
ZIP: 59917
(406) 297-5700
High
Total Enrollment 280

Eureka Private Schools

Chrysalis School
77 Trails End Rd
ZIP: 59917
Secondary
Total Enrollment 38
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